Next 36, 2019; Co-founder, FLIK
Michelle is a born and raised Vancouverite – medical science student turned social entrepreneur and alum of Next 36 2019. She co-founded FLIK, a female-focused apprenticeship portal connecting female founders/leaders to ambitious female students to facilitate game-changing relationships that lift communities of womxn. Beginning her university career in medical sciences, Michelle did a huge pivot to entrepreneurship when she found her niche at the intersection of technology and impact at Next 36. Michelle has had the honour of speaking at universities and spaces across North America sharing her thoughts on entrepreneurship, womxn empowerment, diversity and inclusion, branding, female founders, and breaking down barriers. In her spare time, Michelle loves to play sports (especially basketball), run half marathons (recent happening), go to spin / boxing classes with her friends, try out innovative food, and connect with others around her!